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Great Place.

We go here a lot. A quirky sort of place - one of the last remaining travelling theatres in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wardhallgate
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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
A fascinating little local theatre

What a little gem! A converted 'travelling theatre' now permanently situated at the edge of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John S
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Coalville, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go here a lot. A quirky sort of place - one of the last remaining travelling theatres in the country. It's a bit like stepping back in time! Film nights are usually well attended. Give it a try!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a little gem! A converted 'travelling theatre' now permanently situated at the edge of Coalville town centre. It is easily reached just off the road to Ashby and there's a massive free car park. Throughout the year there are many performances- we enjoyed a...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The Theatre is great for film showings as there are no cinemas in Coalville, it also hosts events such as ballets, concerts and plays.

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LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to us. For all the up to date news on our films, comedy, theatre etc. visit our website as new shows are being added all the time. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Constructed after the war and now in a permanent location by a former coal mine.A useful facility for local people.

Thank wingate
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your recent visit to The Century Theatre, you can keep up to date with all the news on future shows via our website. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Saw The Orient Express here last week. Ticket only £3.50 and as always a quirky and welcoming venue. Recommend their film nights - roughly once a month - as well as the music and other productions.

Thank Sue M
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Many thanks for the 5* review Don't forget that you can keep up to date with all the latest shows via our website and social media platforms. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 5 March 2018

What a great night out, somewhere different excellent band packed but good atmosphere full of friendly folk.

Thank 468yvonnes
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your visit to the Theatre. we have just added a number of great live music acts to the programme, so visit our website for further details. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 23 February 2018

All sorts of events offered, use it or loose it Coalville & area. Seen everything from Panto to Paul Jones. Always come away with a smileMore

Thank HJA63
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a 5* review it was pleasing to read that you enjoy The Century Theatre so much. Don't forget to keep an eye on our website as we are continually adding new film, live music and drama to...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

1st visit to this hidden little gem, Alot of history involved with the theatre itsself once was a traveling theatre, very interesting, staff friendly , seats comfy and some good shows put on I.e byebye baby, Also big car park & free Worth a try

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LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review, don't forget to keep an eye on our website as we are continually adding new films, drama and live music to our programme. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We went to see a loacal production of Alladin the theater itself is small holding approximately 200 people but very comfortable with leg room being 6ft much appreciated it serves refreshments during the intermission a surprisingly good pint of Doombar it has a lift that...More

Thank Loz E
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your visit to us, it was pleasing to read that the access arrangements to the Theatre were good, like the beer. keep an eye on our website as we are continually adding new shows...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

Some friends of ours arranged a night out here for us a while ago. I had never heard of this theatre as i dont live local. We shall certainly be returning as the place has tons of character, easy to get in and out of...More

Thank Philip B
LCC_HeritageService, Engagement Officer at Century Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time ot leave a review of your visit to us at The Century Theatre, it was pleasing to read that you enjoyed your experience with us. keep an eye on our website for detail sof our 2018 programme which already...More

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